Financial Times : Asia Pacific (34)

China DataView: Specialisation driving up manufacturing wages

FTCR data analysis points to emergence of small group of higher-end manufacturers

Seoul asks US to delay military exercises until after Winter Olympics

Concerns that operations will provoke North Korea during the games

China gas shortages spread after botched coal conversion

Chemicals, trucking and manufacturing industries hurt as supply diverted to households

Embattled Australian senator resigns amid China controversy

China signs 99-year lease on Sri Lanka's Hambantota port

Critics denounce move as an erosion of country's sovereignty

New Zealand security chiefs warn of China threat

Agencies call for robust response from new government to Beijing's drive for influence

How families in India are filling the gaps in dementia care

Burden falls on loved ones in country where few patients receive diagnosis or treatment

Isis use of hobby drones as weapons tests Chinese makers

Proliferation of recreational aircraft in aerial bombing poses problem for industry

China goes on logistics buying spree to support 'new Silk Road'

Acquisitions across Eurasia to enhance trade flows double to $32.2bn

North Korea says US naval blockade would be 'declaration of war'

Pyongyang slams Washington proposal as America and allies launch rocket-tracking drills

South Korea's Moon to press Xi on Pyongyang nuclear crisis

President on first state visit to China to target peaceful solution as risk of war grows

Asia braces for the end of easy money

Higher foreign exchange reserves should help avoid a 'taper tantrum' but other risks remain

US-North Korea tensions fuel fears on Chinese border

Newspaper advises residents in Changbai on how to deal with nuclear fallout

New Zealand looks to ban foreigners from buying houses

Proposals to tackle homeless crisis could make nation a global test case

Fear and scaremongering on N Korean border

Local newspaper advises residents in China's Changbai county on how to handle nuclear fallout

Russia accuses US of thwarting North Korea diplomacy

Accusation by Sergei Lavrov follows repeated Russian mediationefforts by Moscow to mediate

Video of 'love jihad' killing raises tensions in India

Muslim murdered as assailant warns others of that faith not to woo Hindu women

Russian ex-minister pleads for forgiveness in 'absurd' corruption trial

China to see more defaults as regulators get tough

New rules show authorities are determined to crack down on shadow finance system

Australian parliament votes to allow same-sex marriage

China eases coal restrictions as gas prices soar

China eases northern home coal ban to offset gas shortage

Push for use of cleaner fuel set back by cold weather and rising prices

Westminster School to teach Chinese curriculum in China

Political education at UK private school's new sites to fall under Communist party direction

Narendra Modi fights to avoid electoral losses in Gujarat

Experts forecast BJP is set to lose a chunk of its majority in PM's home state

Xi Jinping's anti-corruption drive mimics a Ming obsession

Absence of reform in China would scupper the success of the president's campaign

Xi Jinping's anti-corruption drive has a long history

China's president sees corruption as the most likely trigger of political instability

Japan rethinks care as it confronts 'pandemic of dementia'

Rapidly ageing population prompts move to make care part of community life

Rohingya plight in Bangladesh raises fears of radicalisation

Refugees fleeing ethnic cleansing in Myanmar face martyr calls from Muslim militants

Australia take commanding 2-0 lead in Ashes cricket series

Devastating display of fast bowling sweeps away England challenge

South Korea to create 'drone-bot combat unit' to swarm North

Seoul looks to bolster defence against Pyongyang with weaponised drones

Japan's big rethink on caring for people with dementia

Rapidly ageing population prompts move to make care part of community life

Chinese developer Country Garden eyes string of Thai projects

Group scouts Bangkok, Pattaya and Phuket sites despite Beijing overseas investment clampdown

Southeast Asia ready to embrace blockchain 

Central banks are wary of cryptocurrencies but keen on the underlying technology

'No evidence' that Vijay Mallya committed fraud, lawyers say

Flamboyant Indian tycoon is subject of two-week extradition hearing in London